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Posted at 5:31 AM ET, 07/ 9/2010

Two men shot in Southeast D.C.

By Mike McPhate

This post was updated at 8 a.m.

D.C. police are investigating a double shooting early Friday in the Shipley Terrace neighborhood of Southeast Washington that left one man in grave condition.

Police responding to the shooting about 12:15 a.m. found one victim in the 3500 block of 19th Street SE, and the second a couple blocks west on Stanton Road.

“One of them is in very, very serious condition,” said Lt. Nicholas Breul, District police spokesman.

Police said one of the victims was 19 years old and the other was an adult male.

Police have no information yet on a suspect.

-- Mike McPhate

By Mike McPhate  | July 9, 2010; 5:31 AM ET
Categories:  Crime and Public Safety, DC  
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oh the tragedy....

just another DC evening....

Posted by: kglkgl06 | July 9, 2010 8:17 AM | Report abuse

just another DC evening

Posted by: kglkgl06 | July 9, 2010 8:31 AM | Report abuse

Another fine example of the uselessness of big-city gun laws.

Posted by: Hk45 | July 9, 2010 9:35 AM | Report abuse

Should be easy to find the suspects; I am sure they registered their guns and micro-printed their bullets.

Posted by: civilrightist | July 9, 2010 10:47 AM | Report abuse

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